With the abundance of places to see and fun things to do it is no surprise that there are a number of Johannesburg tours to be had. Everyone is bound to find activities to suit their taste and their pocket. For people are after the cultural experience, you can choose from more than 40 art galleries and a host of cultural institutes in the city. There are also well as traditional cultures in Johannesburg at the cultural villages.Those looking for something more exciting, you can visit one of the many nightlife hot spots Johannesburg has to offer. Johannesburg is also one of the best shopping destinations in South Africa. You can take your pick of locally crafted items or find international brands at great prices
Johannesburg City Tour
The Johannesburg City Tour departs from your hotel address as you drive towards Johannesburg Down town and visit the many attractions along the City tour, including Houghton, where Nelson Mandela lives. You will also visit view point on Munro drive to have a panoramic view of the northern side of Johannesburg, Sandton and Rosebank. Then you continue to drive via Hillbrow, the most densely populated area in South Africa and visit the Constitional Court (Old fort Building) in Johannesburg. You then continue via Braamfontein, cross Nelson Mandela Bridge where you will stop at the Arts and Crafts market on the Mary Fritz Gerald Square in New Town. Then on to the Carlton Centre (Top of Africa) where you will get a beautiful panoramic view of Johannesburg City.
Apartheid Museum Tour
Depart from Johannesburg City to the Apartheid's museum. Here you will find historical information about the road to Freedom in South Africa. The Apartheid Museum opened in 2001 and is acknowledged as the finest museum in the world dealing with 20th century South Africa. A half day Soweto tour can also be added to the Johannesburg city tour if you wish. For family entertainment in Johannesburg you simply must visit Gold Reef City. Gold Reef City is a large amusement park in Johannesburg. Located on an old gold mine, the park is themed around the gold rush on the Witwatersrand. There is a museum dedicated to gold mining on the grounds where it is possible to see an actual gold-containing ore vein and see how real gold is poured into barrels. There are many attractions at Gold Reef City to choose from, not the least of which are the water rides and roller coasters. For more information on tours around Johannesburg, simply contact us